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MS Crop for a Cause

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Join this group of amazing people all dedicated to finding a cure for MS. We say we will do "whatever it takes".
Seeking a volunteer intern with minimal hour commitment (approx. 2 hrs/month) and skill set/responsibilities as follows.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Knowledge and experience with use of WordPress themes, plug-ins and widgets. Ability to modify a portion of the theme with html programming and CSS knowledge to meet a need/request of the leadership.
  • Strong technical skills and up-to-date knowledge of web management and site responsiveness.
  • Maintaining the current site and staging site. Keeping both manually synchronized periodically.
  • Ability to work independently and take instruction/address requests from the Website Manager. Take the leadership’s vision and requests and translate them into visually appealing page layouts and site functionality.
  • Great communicator; participate in weekly phone meetings (as necessary).
  • Trustworthy and organized - keeping good records, files and safe keeping of any proprietary information, logins, passwords, etc.
  • Understanding of user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) design
  • Responds in a reasonable amount of time to emails
  • Comfortable using the GoogleSuite of sharing tools (Docs, Sheets)

Other responsibilities may include:

  • Updating and maintaining the site
  • Making backup copies of the site (using our staging server)
  • Creating / laying out new pages or buttons on the existing website
  • Designing buttons and other controls for the site
  • Testing the site / new pages & functions on a variety of devices and browsers
  • Fixing any functionality issues, including the removal of "dead links"
  • Troubleshooting when site issues arise
  • Communicating with GoDaddy as needed regarding hosting/server issues
  • Creating page mock-ups on the stage site for leadership approval

Other skills that could come in handy, but not required:

  • Experience with design software (Photoshop, Illustrator, others)
  • Good visual design sense
  • Knowledge of SEO
  • Other coding languages such as JavaScript, Python, Ruby or ASP (computer science study)
  • If candidate has design experience (share a digital portfolio)

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About MS Crop for a Cause

Location:

126 Amherst DR, Bartlett, IL 60103, US

Mission Statement

MS Crop for a Cause is a volunteer non-profit foundation dedicated to raising money to help in the fight against Multiple Sclerosis. We carry out this mission through a variety of yearly fundraising events; 100% of the proceeds are donated to the National MS Society. The MS Society uses their money for education, wellness care for those living with MS and for research to find a cure. We do this so that people already fighting this battle can be helped and so a cure can be found. Our goal is to live in a world where people can say "I USED TO HAVE MS!!" We believe, working together, we can make MS a memory.

Description

MS Crop for a Cause hosts a variety of fundraiser through out the year to raise money for the National MS Society. To date we have raised and donated over $4000,000.00

Community
Computers & Technology
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Website Programming
  • Website Project Management
  • Internet Research
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Salesforce
  • Analytics

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Approximately 2 hours a month
  • • Associates, Bachelors or currently studying in this field • Experienced creator of website (with digital portfolio available to share)

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